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The Modern Philosopher: Or Terrible Tractoration! In Four Cantos, Most ... - Page 259
by Thomas Green Fessenden - 1806 - 271 pages
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Otello. Testo originale a fronte

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 324 pages
...hopes, •> I should have found in some place of my soul A drop of patience. But alas, to make me A fixed figure for the time of scorn To point his slow unmoving finger at I Yet could I bear that too, well, very well: But there where I have garnered up...
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Shakespearean Tragedy and Gender

Shirley Nelson Garner, Madelon G. Sprengnether - Drama - 1996 - 346 pages
...his abhorrence revealing his unaccommodated inclination. He grieves at the notion that he may be made "A fixed figure, for the time of scorn / To point his slow unmoving fingers at" (4.2.55-56). He is, second (with reference to Dod and Cleaver's insistence on...
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Shakespeare in Opera, Ballet, Orchestral Music, and Song: An Introduction to ...

Arthur Graham - Music - 1997 - 244 pages
...and my hopes, I should have found in some part of my soul A drop of patience; but, alas, to make me A fixed figure, for the time of scorn To point his slow unmoving fingers at ... oh, oh. Yet could I bear that too, well, very well: But there, where I have...
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Othello

William Shakespeare, Alan Durband - English literature - 1997 - 330 pages
...utmost hopes, I should have found in some place of my soul 65 A drop of patience. But alas, to make me A fixed figure for the time of scorn To point his slow unmoving finger at! Yet could I bear that too, well, very well; But there where I have garnered up...
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Vintage Murder

Ngaio Marsh - Fiction - 1999 - 260 pages
...'I have fallen into the sere and yellow, Chief Inspector. I am declined into the vale of years. I am a fixed figure for the time of scorn to point his slow unmoving finger at. Yurrahumph!' He coughed unpleasantly and spat. 'You would not credit it, Superintendent...
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Joseph McCarthy: Reexamining the Life and Legacy of America's Most Hated Senator

Arthur Herman - Anti-communist movements - 2000 - 434 pages
...utmost hopes, I should have found in some place of my soul A drop of patience: but, alas, to make me A fixed figure for the time of scorn To point his slow unmoving finger at! -^Othello, IV, ii, 47-55. Chapter 7 Failure at the Top Julius Rosenberg had worked...
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The Wanderer, Or, Female Difficulties

Fanny Burney - Discrimination - 2001 - 1012 pages
...the sense of being selfishly devoted to herself. 361 the hand of scorn: sec Othello, iv. ii. 54-5: 'A fixed figure for the time of scorn | To point his slow unmoving finger at'; cf. Camilla, p. 356. 364 go one stage: go by stages; here, go to the first posting...
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Roman Honor: The Fire in the Bones

Carlin A. Barton - History - 2001 - 362 pages
...sense of shame. For the blush see part 3. 4. The defeated and enslaved was, like Shakespeare's Othello, a "fixed figure for the time of scorn to point his slow unmoving finger at" (4.2.53-55). 5. victoriam non praeclarum solum sed etuim perpetuam. 6. at ego,...
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Symplectic Geometry and Mirror Symmetry: Proceedings of the 4th KIAS Annual ...

Kodŭng Kwahagwŏn (Korea). International Conference, Kenji Fukaya - Electronic books - 2001 - 940 pages
...Ironically, the clue may be found in his very concern that he not be made what he turns out to be: "A fixed figure, for the time of scorn / To point his slow unmoving fingers at" (4.2.54-6). Prepared to bear every sort of bodily affliction and privation (49-52;...
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Shakespeare's Noise

Kenneth Gross - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 304 pages
...about the array of trials he could survive — poverty, abjection, captivity, even being turned into "a fixed figure for the time of scorn / To point his slow unmoving finger at!" (55 — 56), a blackened statue of shame.44 Faced with all of these, he protests,...
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